Occurrence record: MEL 0287008A

PreservedSpecimen of Mucuna pruriens var. utilis recorded on 1995-05-05

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalogue Number MEL 0287008A
Occurrence ID 6f91567a-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Identified by Waterhouse, B.M.
Collector Waterhouse, B.M.
Collecting number 3509
Reproductive condition flowers|fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Local residents are fearful of this weed. State have changed cultivation practices where this species has invaded. Now use fire before cultivation to avoid contact with the irritant hairs on pods. Specimen discoloured by ethanol treatment (for quarantine purposes). Collected as part of the Northern Australia Quarantine Strategy. NAQS Botanical Collection - Mareeba, Queensland.
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 4418f77f-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1995-05-05
Supplied as year:1995  month:5  day:5 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 125
Event ID 7fabdf6b-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Mucuna pruriens var. utilis
Taxon rank variety
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Genus Mucuna
Species Mucuna pruriens
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Infraspecific epithet utilis
Scientific name authorship (Wall. ex Wight) Baker ex Burck
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Indonesia
State or Territory Nusa Tenggara Timur
Locality Lili Agricultural & Livestock Research Station, West Timor.
Habitat Climbs on trees and fences.
Latitude -10.0500000
Longitude 123.9000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Lili Agricultural & Livestock Research Station, West Timor.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 25000.0
Georeference verification status Corrected by curator
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Georeferenced date 2020-05-08
Location ID be47932e-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Country code ID
Verbatim longitude 123° 54' E
Verbatim latitude 10° 3' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Nusu Tenggara Dry Forests
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lesser Sunda Islands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Timor And Wetar Deciduous Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Rainfed villages
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Lesser Sunda
    World Country Boundaries Indonesia

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.03425525
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 29.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.1760828 index
    Species Richness 25.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1256.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 32.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 3.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 21.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 107.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 322.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 333.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 821.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 268.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 122.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 204.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 257.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 88.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 258.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 72.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 755.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 326.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 277.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 429960.7 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 257.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 58.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.1216059 degrees
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6535 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 61.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0131 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8016 NDVI